Marcasite, pyrite, and chalcopyrite crystals

Unser (Our) Fritz Mine, Herne, Germany

Marcasite, pyrite, and chalcopyrite crystals
Marcasite, pyrite, and chalcopyrite crystals
Marcasite, pyrite, and chalcopyrite crystals
Marcasite, pyrite, and chalcopyrite crystals
Marcasite, pyrite, and chalcopyrite crystals
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Article codeII.D.2010.005

Very beautifull specimen with marcasite, pyrite, and chalcopyrite from Unser Fritz Mine, Herne, Germany.
High-glossy marcasite, pyrite and chalcopyrite crystals are sitting on top of a thin crystallized calcite layer at both sides of the specimen.
Dimensions: 160x90x30 mm. Weight 0,6 kilogramme.
The "Unser Fritz" was a coal mine (complex) in Wanne-eickel (Herne), Germany.
In the year 1873, the first coals were mined and about 120 years later the complex was abandoned and the remaining "Unser Fritz" shafts filled.